SAML offers a web-based single sign-on for access to numerous services without the need to re-enter login data every time. The SSO mechanism takes over the authentication transparently in the background.
The increasing number of programs that employees in companies have to deal with day in, day out makes their work not only easier but also increasingly more complex. In addition, a higher number of applications also translates to an increasing security risk for the data in the corporate network.
SEP’s Hybrid Backup and Disaster Recovery solution SEP sesam is especially well suited for heterogeneous IT infrastructures of any size. SEP sesam provides absolutely reliable protection for any company data and supports all virtualisation platforms, operating systems, applications and databases, up to SAP HANA, on physical machines and in virtual environments.
The majority of the environments in which UCS is employed include anywhere from a couple of dozen users up to several thousand – sizes which can be directly implemented with the standard configuration of UCS. In systems operated by education authorities we see a leap to between 10,000 and 100,000 users – in this case, the UCS@school concepts allow functioning scaling.
Microsoft Office 365 and Google Apps for Work are quickly developing into the top dogs of the office cloud scene, and companies are increasingly finding themselves faced with an uncomfortable problem: loss of control and freedom of choice.
Univention Corporate Server V4.1 delivers new features for an even more secure and convenient enterprise Linux experience. For example, the Univention App Center now supports apps which use the container technology Docker. Also new is the integrated global single sign-on mechanism which can be rendered even more secure via the use of two-factor authentication. Other highlights include self-service mechanisms whereby users can reset their passwords autonomously.
The latest Univention Corporate Server release provides various security updates and bug fixes and now uses Dovecot as the default mail server and adds the facility to define LDAP filters for policies.
Univention has announced a new pricing and licensing structure for Univention Corporate Server (UCS). The most important innovations are: - Availability of the free UCS Core Edition, also for commercial use - Extension of Enterprise subscriptions: Domain services for the first 10 users or clients within one domain are now included